|EGYPTIAN OLD KINGDOM LIMESTONE RELIEF OF AN OFFERTORY PROCESSION
Depicted in low relief are five bearers walking to the left, each carrying a butchered animal offering; the feet of another procession in the register above, remaining.
Saqqara, Vth Dynasty, ca. 2520-2350 BC
4 3/4 in. (12 cm.) x 23 1/4 in. (59 cm.)
Ex Collection of the Princes Murat, Naples; acquired by the Singer collection, c. 1980; collection of Mme. F., Nice, France.
Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2006, no. 167.